New Delhi, Sep 17: President Ram Nath Kovind, Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu and other dignitaries and politicians greeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi as he turned 71 on Friday.
The President wished for long life and good health for Prime Minister.
“Hearty congratulations and best wishes to the Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi on his birthday. I wish you good health and long life and continue to serve the nation with your well-known spirit of ‘Aharnish Sevamahe’,” posted Kovind on the Twitter handle.
Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu said that Modi’s exceptional vision, exemplary leadership and dedicated service have led to the all-around growth of the nation.
“My best wishes to Hon’ble Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Bhai Modi ji on his birthday today. His exceptional vision, exemplary leadership and dedicated service have led to the all-around growth of the nation. May he be blessed with a long, healthy and happy life ahead!” tweeted the Vice President.
Home Minister Amit Shah lauded Modi, saying he not only gave the country the idea to think ahead of time and fulfil its resolve with hardwork but also made it a reality.
In Modi, the country has got a strong and decisive leader who gave a dignified life to those who were deprived of their rights for decades, he said.
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said Modi has written many new chapters in development and good governance in his tenure so far and wished that he fulfil his dream of making India a strong, prosperous and proud country.